Last month, winners were selected in a poster contest to spread the word about UN World Wildlife Day 2016. In total, over 300 entries were submitted and three of these submissions were selected as the overall winners. One of these posters, presented below, was created by Patrick George from the United Kingdom. It features two […]
This photograph of a cliff in Southern Iceland (on the island of Heimaey which translates to Home Island) appears to be a giant elephant with its trunk in the water. Perhaps it is taking a drink? This “elephant” has become a tourist attraction to this island that claims about 4,500 residents. View below to see […]
International advertising agency Leo Burnett created a series of three topsy-turvy optical illusion images for an ad campaign for Jeep. Each of the designs features an image of an animal with the tag line “See whatever you want to see.” printed beneath the Jeep logo. When the designs are turned upside down, the animal transforms […]
Can you find the hidden elephant in this hidden image stereogram created by 3Dimka? If you are having trouble seeing the hidden image, try reading through the stereogram viewing tips at 3DStereograms.com. While a lot of people say that they can’t see these things, most people can if they try hard enough.
The following photograph was captured by NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. It is a lava flow in Elysium Planitia on the planet Mars. Does it resemble anything? Do you see the head and trunk of an elephant? While it certainly is not proof of any life on Mars, it is an interesting natural illusion. Image courtesy […]
Psychologist Roger Shepard, a professor at both Harvard and Stanford, published a book called Mind Sights in 1990. This book has been described as “…both stimulating to the eye and provocative to the mind.” It also happens to feature one of the most famous and classic optical illusions of all time. While most people know […]